Voting Record — Lord Kirkham (13219)

Lord Kirkham is currently Member, Leader's Group on Governance Committee

Note: our records only go back to 1997 for the Commons and 2001 for the Lords (more details).

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
30 Nov 1998 still in office Con 1 vote out of 629, 0.2% 629 votes out of 2104, 29.9% 0 times

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Interesting Votes

Votes in parliament for which this Lord's vote differed from the majority vote of their party (Rebel), or in which this Lord was a teller (Teller), or both (Rebel Teller).

See also all votes... attended | possible

HouseDateSubjectLord KirkhamCon VoteRôle
23 Mar 2015Became Member, Leader's Group on Governance Committee
Lords8 Jul 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Report (1st Day) Majorityunknown Unknown
Lords8 Nov 2005Racial and Religious Hatred Bill minorityno Rebel
7 May 2005Stopped being Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords)
25 Nov 2002Became Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords)

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this Lord and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

AgreementPolicy
50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
40% Asylum System - More strict
66% Business and community control of schools: For
96% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Control Orders
60% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
35% European Union - For
50% Fox hunting - Ban
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
33% Homosexuality - Equal rights
18% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
50% No detention without charge or trial
98% Reducing the number of MPs - for
50% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
55% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
57% Stop climate change
50% Terrorism laws - For
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which Lords voted most similarly to this one in the 1997-2001, Westminster Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both Lords attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between Lords that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameParty
100.0%Baroness Chapman Crossbench
100.0%The Bishop of ChelmsfordBishop
100.0%Lord Lee of TraffordLDem
100.0%The Bishop of SalisburyBishop
100.0%The Bishop of Southwell and NottinghamBishop
(9 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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